Station Road
Plumpton Green Lewes, East Sussex

Freehold £665,000

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 4 reception rooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • 1 garage
  • 2 parking spaces

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  • Substantial period home
  • Village location
  • 4 Reception rooms
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Stunning views
  • Garage & parking
  • Lawned garden
  • EPC - 37

Southdown House is a substantial detached residence extending over 2,000 sq ft in the popular village of Plumpton. Originally built in circa 1845 this former village store now forms an impressive period home with many original features. The house offers versatile living accommodation with 3 reception rooms, a study and kitchen breakfast room on the ground floor. Upstairs are 5 bedrooms with some offering stunning views across Sussex countryside. There is a contemporary bathroom and an en-suite shower and W/C to the master bedroom as well as a separate w/c on each floor. Outside is a lawned garden with well stocked flowerbeds and a lovely outlook. There is an integral garage and further parking for two vehicles.




Plumpton Green is a highly sought after Downland village situated approximately five miles from the historic county town of Lewes. The village offers an excellent range of amenities having a church, primary school, a well utilised village hall, popular public houses, and a shop all within walking distance. Significantly there is a railway station with a good direct service in an hour to London Victoria and London Bridge. Lewes is only a fifteen minute drive away with excellent shopping and leisure facilities and the main town of Haywards Heath is a similar distance. Brighton and the coast is only twelve miles distant and Gatwick Airport can be reached by road in approximately forty minutes, as can the M23 Motorway, leading to the M25.


Leaving Lewes on the Offham Road turn left on to the B116. Continue towards Plumpton and just before the Half Moon Inn turn right on to Plumpton Lane. Follow the road through the village and past the train station were the road turns in to Station Road. Southdown House is half way along on your left just before Chapel Road.


Ground Floor

Front Entrance

Front garden with a range of mature trees and plants and ample parking space.

Entrance Hallway

Spacious hallway with large window to the front of the property.


2.80m x 2.70m (9' 2" x 8' 10") Radiator, natural brick fireplace, shelving, original base level cupboards, views to the front of the property.

Sitting/Family Room

3.83m x 3.20m (12' 7" x 10' 6") Tiled original fireplace and fitted storage cupboards and shelves. Window to the side of the property.

Dining Room

3.83m x 3.65m (12' 7" x 12') Feature hand painted tiled period fireplace and window to the side of the property.

Drawing Room

6.40m x 4.57m narrowing to 3.60m (21' x 15' narrowing to 11' 10") Lovely twin aspect room with views over the garden and fields, and an under-stairs cupboard. Patio door opening on to the garden and further windows and door to the side of the house.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

4.37m x 3.70m (14' 4" x 12' 2") White ceramic single drainer sink with mixer taps, extensive range of pine and oak base and eye level cupboards, drawers, work surfaces, tiled floor, wall tiling, Stanley range cooker. Window over the sink with views of the garden and neighbouring fields and woods, and back door to garden.


Refitted, enclosed W/C, wash basin, plumbing for washing machine, shelving and window to side.

First Floor


Feature window with countryside views, shelved airing cupboard and loft access point.

Bedroom 1

3.81m x 3.65m (12' 6" x 12') Period fireplace and stunning westerly open views across countryside and towards the South Downs.

En-suite Shower Room

Refitted, enclosed shower cubicle, shower, enclosed w/c, wash basin and heated towel rail, Travertine wall tiling.

Bedroom 2

4.57m x 4.26m (15' x 14') Built in wardrobes, original fireplace, wall lights and window to the front of the property.

Bedroom 3

3.96m x 2.89m (13' x 9' 6") Window to the side of the property.

Bedroom 4

3.88m x 2.74m (12' 9" x 9') Original fireplace and window to the front of the property.

Bedroom 5

3.83m x 2.44m (12' 7" x 8') Original fireplace, built in cupboard and window to side of the house.


Refitted, Large corner shower cubicle, shower, white suite, panelled bath, wash basin, vanity cupboard, heated towel rail, Travertine tiled wall/floors. Window to rear of the property.


Refitted, W/C, wash basin, tiling, heated towel rail.



Rear garden facing due South/West, laid to lawn, fenced in. Stunning views over adjacent fields and towards the South Downs.

Large Garage

Up and over door, power, light, personal door to house. ADDITIONAL PARKING. Space for further cars or caravan.

Energy Rating

Current: 37, Potential: 65
Current: 28, Potential: 51